The first table below looks at the demand for the Social Media Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media Manager
Rank 857 853 883
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 39 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.017% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 14
Average salary £39,086 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £21,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £37,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+163.63% -26.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110250 103018 111675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.44% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90229 85711 95920
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 39 £39,086 +20.26% 6
London -30 22 £38,171 +9.06% 3
City of London +1 15 - -
Manchester +11 7 £72,500 - 1
North West +9 7 £72,500 - 1
South West -5 5 £30,100 +50.50%
Bristol - 5 £30,100 -
South East -19 4 - - 1
Weybridge - 4 - - 1
Surrey - 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £36,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -

Social Media Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title.

1 63 (100.00%) Social Media
2 47 (74.60%) Marketing
3 34 (53.97%) Twitter
4 30 (47.62%) Facebook
5 21 (33.33%) Analytics
6 19 (30.16%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (22.22%) Project Management
7 14 (22.22%) Advertising
8 13 (20.63%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (19.05%) Google
9 12 (19.05%) Photoshop
9 12 (19.05%) B2B
10 11 (17.46%) Pay per click
10 11 (17.46%) Competitor Analysis
10 11 (17.46%) SEO
10 11 (17.46%) Copywriting
11 10 (15.87%) Blog
11 10 (15.87%) Adobe
12 9 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
12 9 (14.29%) Degree
13 8 (12.70%) Finance
13 8 (12.70%) Legal
14 7 (11.11%) Web Analytics
14 7 (11.11%) Data Management
14 7 (11.11%) SQL
14 7 (11.11%) Data Extraction
14 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
14 7 (11.11%) Mobile Marketing
14 7 (11.11%) Information Management
15 6 (9.52%) VBA

Social Media Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Social Media Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (19.05%) Photoshop
3 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Google Analytics
General
1 47 (74.60%) Marketing
2 14 (22.22%) Advertising
3 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) HTML
1 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (100.00%) Social Media
2 11 (17.46%) Copywriting
3 10 (15.87%) Blog
4 7 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Analytics
2 19 (30.16%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
4 12 (19.05%) B2B
5 11 (17.46%) SEO
5 11 (17.46%) Competitor Analysis
5 11 (17.46%) Pay per click
6 9 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 7 (11.11%) Data Management
7 7 (11.11%) Mobile Marketing
7 7 (11.11%) Information Management
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) Online Marketing
9 4 (6.35%) Social Media Marketing
9 4 (6.35%) Benchmarking
10 3 (4.76%) Web Design
11 2 (3.17%) Social Media Monitoring
12 1 (1.59%) Campaign Management
12 1 (1.59%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Twitter
2 30 (47.62%) Facebook
3 12 (19.05%) Google
4 10 (15.87%) Adobe
5 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) Sony
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